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Are Superheroes Too Big For Television?

Despite what seemed like overwhelmingly good news for Marvel Enterprises lately — including the record-breaking success of The Avengers as it remained the...

Children’s Movies Have Too Many Orphans

Consider for a moment some of our children’s greatest fictional heroes. Luke Skywalker grows up thinking his father is dead. Harry Potter: orphaned as an infant...

Caped Crusaders

Is coming out as gay easier if you have a mask and superheroic strength? Just ask Batwoman. DC Comics is making her a lesbian in a new serial. The goal: to...

Is the End of the Superhero-Movie Era Upon Us?

It looks like Superman can do everything except pull in an audience. Experts have predicted a decline in interest for superhero movies, according to Deadline New...

Actor-Author Michael Caine

Over the course of 50 years in the movies, Michael Caine has played a suave ladies' man, a psychopathic transvestite and a daring bank robber. But he was...

Inception: Whose Mind Is It, Anyway?

"Wait a minute," says Ariadne (Ellen Page), the newcomer in this daredevil dive into someone else's dreamscape. "Whose subconscious are we going into, exactly?"...

Whose Mind Is It, Anyway?

"Wait a Minute," says Ariadne (Ellen Page), the newcomer in this daredevil dive into someone else's dreamscape. "Whose subconscious are we going into, exactly?"...

Box Office Weekend: Iron Man 2 Goes Gold

Tony Stark rules. Iron Man 2, continuing the adventures of the zillionaire industrialist-scientist who makes himself a new heart and a nifty suit to encase it...

Avatar on DVD Review: Pandora's Skimpy Box

The top-grossing film in movie history is No. 1 again. The James Cameron epic Avatar, which has earned more than $2.7 billion in theaters worldwide since its...